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This section discusses some of the abstract ideas represented in StackGuard, and their implications. Section 5.1 describes how StackGuard can help defend against future attacks. Section 5.2 describes potential administration and configuration techniques for systems using StackGuard. Section 5.3 describes some possible performance optimizations. Section 5.4 describes future enhancements to StackGuard.

Crispin Cowan
Tue Dec 9 16:04:30 PST 1997